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Displaying all 22 Publications

Current search: 'Biology' and '2014'

  1. Genetic determinants of circulating interleukin-1 receptor antagonist levels and their association with glycemic traits

    Christian Herder, Marja-Liisa Nuotio, Sonia Shah, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  2. Association of diurnal patterns in salivary cortisol with type 2 diabetes in the Whitehall II study

    Ruth A. Hackett, Andrew Steptoe, and Meena Kumari

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  3. Stratification by smoking status reveals an association of CHRNA5-A3-B4 genotype with Body Mass Index in never smokers

    Amy E. Taylor, Richard W. Morris, Meg E. Fluharty, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  4. Grip strength across the life course: normative data from twelve British studies

    Richard M. Dodds, Holly E. Syddall, Rachel Cooper, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Biology
  5. A non-linear association between self-reported negative emotional response to stress and subsequent allostatic load: prospective results from the Whitehall II Cohort Study

    Nadya Dich, Stacey N. Doan, Mika Kivimäki, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Medicine
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Life Course Analysis
    6. Biology
  6. A systematic review and meta-analysis of 130,000 individuals shows smoking does not modify the association of APOE genotype on risk of coronary heart disease

    Michael V. Holmes, Ruth Frikke-Schmidt, Daniela Melis, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  7. No evidence of a longitudinal association between diurnal cortisol patterns and cognition

    Archana Singh-Manoux, Aline Dugravot, Alexis Elbaz, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  8. Religious beliefs, knowledge about science and attitudes towards medical genetics

    Nick Allum, Elissa Sibley, Patrick Sturgis, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Religion
    4. Social Attitudes
    5. Biology
  9. Alcohol consumption and cognitive performance: a Mendelian randomization study

    Meena Kumari, Michael V. Holmes, Caroline E. Dale, et al.

    1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
    4. Surveys
    5. Biology
  10. Association of vitamin D status with arterial blood pressure and hypertension risk: a mendelian randomisation study

    Karani S. Vimaleswaran, Alana Cavadino, Diane J. Berry, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  11. Associations between active commuting, body fat, and body mass index: population based, cross sectional study in the United Kingdom

    Ellen Flint, Steven Cummins, and Amanda Sacker

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Transport
    4. Commuting
    5. Biology
  12. Impact of a functional polymorphism in the PAR-1 gene promoter in COPD and COPD exacerbations

    Manuela Platé, Phillippa J. Lawson, Michael R. Hill, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  13. Genetic association study of QT interval highlights role for calcium signaling pathways in myocardial repolarization

    Dan E. Arking, Sara L. Pulit, Lia Crotti, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  14. Association between alcohol and cardiovascular disease: Mendelian randomisation analysis based on individual participant data

    Michael V. Holmes, Caroline E. Dale, Luisa Zuccolo, et al.

    1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  15. Associations between APOE and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol genotypes and cognitive and physical capability: the HALCyon programme

    Tamuno Alfred, Yoav Ben-Shlomo, Rachel Cooper, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Medicine
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Biology
  16. Investigating the possible causal association of smoking with depression and anxiety using Mendelian randomisation meta-analysis: the CARTA consortium

    Amy E. Taylor, Meg E. Fluharty, Johan H. Bjørngaard, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Well Being
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  17. Defining the role of common variation in the genomic and biological architecture of adult human height

    Andrew R. Wood, Tonu Esko, Jian Yang, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Biology
  18. Influence of social environment on loneliness in older adults: moderation by polymorphism in the CRHR1

    Kee-Lee Chou, John T. Cacioppo, Meena Kumari, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Social Networks
    3. Medicine
    4. Well Being
    5. Health
    6. Biology
  19. Quality control and conduct of genome-wide association meta-analyses

    Thomas W. Winkler, Felix R. Day, Damien C. Croteau-Chonka, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Research
    4. Biology
  20. Novel genetic approach to investigate the role of plasma secretory phospholipase A2 (sPLA2)-V isoenzyme in Coronary Heart Disease: modified Mendelian randomization analysis using PLA2G5 expression levels

    Michael V. Holmes, Holly J. Exeter, Lasse Folkersen, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Biology
  21. Collecting biomarkers using trained interviewers. Lessons learned from a pilot study

    Stephanie L. McFall, Anne Conolly, and Jonathan Burton

    1. Medicine
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  22. Do mismatches between pre- and post-natal environments influence adult physiological functioning?

    Tony Robertson and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Medicine
    2. Child Development
    3. Health
    4. Biology

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